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Speaking Poetry: Exploring Sonic Patterns Through Performance

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Speaking Poetry: Exploring Sonic Patterns Through Performance

Grades 9 – 12
Lesson Plan Type Standard Lesson
Estimated Time Three 50-minute sessions (plus time for students to memorize and prepare their recitations)
Lesson Author

Eileen Murphy Buckley

Eileen Murphy Buckley

Chicago, Illinois

Publisher

National Council of Teachers of English

 

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STUDENT INTERACTIVES

Grades   3 – 12  |  Student Interactive  |  Organizing & Summarizing

ReadWriteThink Notetaker

Useful for a wide variety of reading and writing activities, this outlining tool allows students to organize up to five levels of information.

 

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STRATEGY GUIDES

Grades   6 – 12  |  Strategy Guide

Close Reading of Literary Texts

This guide provides strategies for choosing text that is appropriate for close reading and to plan for instruction.

 

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PROFESSIONAL LIBRARY

Grades   7 – 12  |  Professional Library  |  Book

Wordplaygrounds: Reading, Writing, and Performing Poetry in the English Classroom

O'Connor offers new approaches to teaching poetry in middle and high school with more than 25 writing activities that can constitute an entire course or work as individual lessons.

 

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